Centennial Town Forest Award

As part of the Vermont Town Forest Centennial Celebration, we are celebrating 100 years of town forest accomplishments!  The Town Forest Centennial Award was a one time award that recognized one community in each county statewide that has established model town forests.  Communities were nominated by VT Department of Forests, Parks, and Recreation's County Foresters and members of the Town Forest Centennial Planning Committee, with the following criteria in mind: 

  • Management and stewardship planning
  • Conservation and protection
  • Citizen advisory group engagement
  • Community use and engagement

Congratulations to the Award Recipients:

Addison County: Town of Starksboro - Starksboro Town Forest

Bennington County: Town of Landgrove -   Lynn Pitcher Memorial Forest

Chittenden County: Town of Bolton - Preston Pond Town Forest

Caledonia County: Town of Danville - Danville Town Forest

Essex County:  Town of Canaan - Canaan Community Forest

Franklin County:  Town of St. Albans - St. Albans Town Forest

Grand Isle County:  Town of North Hero - North Hero Town Forest

Lamoille County:  Town of Stowe - Sterling Forest

Orange County:  Town of West Fairlee - Brushwood Community Forest

Orleans County: Town of Craftsbury - Craftsbury Town Forest

Rutland County:  City of Rutland - Rutland City Forest

Washington County:  Town of Barre - Barre Town Forest

Windham County: Town of Brattleboro - Brattleboro Watershed Forest

Windsor County:  Town of West Windsor - West Windsor Town Forest